Foreign Exchange Markets and Transactions

Posted: 16 Aug 2006

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Mihir A. Desai

Harvard Business School - Finance Unit; National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

Date Written: 2006

Abstract

Provides information on the foreign exchange market and exchange rate movements. Describes the different types of foreign exchange transactions, including spot transactions, forwards, swaps, futures, and options. Includes worked examples to help students understand the different instruments and an appendix with additional exercises.

Suggested Citation

Desai, Mihir A., Foreign Exchange Markets and Transactions (2006). HBS Publishing Case No.: 9-205-016; Teaching Note No.: 5-206-032. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=924643

Mihir A. Desai (Contact Author)

Harvard Business School - Finance Unit ( email )

Boston, MA 02163
United States
617-495-6693 (Phone)
617-496-6592 (Fax)

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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Cambridge, MA 02138
United States

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